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Sidewalk Circus

By Paul Fleischman
Illustrated by Kevin Hawkes

A spectacular, wordless picture book from the creators of Weslandia.

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls! Step right up and witness an astounding assemblage of tightrope walkers, strong men, sword swallowers, and clowns. The Garibaldi Circus is coming soon - but for those with clear eyes, the performers may already be in the ring. So get ready to sharpen your vision, and look very closely. A show like you ve never seen is about to begin!

  • The creators of Weslandia are back in the ring with a spectacular, wordless picture book that honors the transformative power of the imagination.

About the author

Paul Fleischman is the award-winning author of many books for children and young adults, including 'Joyful Noise: Poems for Two Voices', winner of the Newbery Medal; 'Weslandia', a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year and an American Library Association Notable Children s Book; and 'The Animal Hedge', illustrated by Bagram Ibatoulline.

About the illustrator

Kevin Hawkes is the illustrator of a number of popular books for children, including 'The Library Lion', 'Weslandia' and 'Handel, Who Knew What He Liked', an American Library Association Notable Children s Book and recipient of a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Award.

ISBN: 9780763627959
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Trade Paperback
Release Date: June 1, 2007
Dimensions: 269 x 245mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Out of Print
Australian RRP: $15.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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